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Report of the Convention of the Colored Population, Held at Drummondville, Aug, 1847.
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FRIDAY, August 6th—3 P.M.
Met at 3 o'clock P.M., and opened as usual.
Resolved,—That the Auditing Committee be instructed to memorialize the Governor General and the Provincial Parliament, praying them not to incorporate the Dawn Institution in its present state.
Resolved,—That these minutes be printed, and that each copy shall not exceed 4 1/2 d.—that 1000 copies be printed, or 1500, if necessary, and that the proceeds shall go to defray the expenses of the next Convention.
Resolved,—That the Convention meet again on the 15th day of August, 1848, at Drummondville, Canada West, under her Majesty's protection.
N.C.W. CANNON, President,
CHARLES FREEMAN, Secretary,
T. W. STRINGER, Asst. Sec'y.
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